|A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains - Isabella L. Bird|
Librivox recording of A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains by Isabella L. Bird. Read by Laura Caldwell. Isabella Bird began travelling while in her early twenties to help alleviate illness that had plagued her since childhood. She was a single woman in her early forties when she made her treck through the Rocky Mountains. A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains details this fascinating account of her travels through a series of letters written to her sister, Henrietta...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; travel; nonfiction; memoirs; letters; Rocky Mountain; Estes Park; Colorado; mountain men; pioneers
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|The Profits of Religion - Upton Sinclair|
LibriVox recording of The Profits of Religion by Upton Sinclair. Read by Michelle Harris. The Profits of Religion: An Essay in Economic Interpretation is a non-fiction book, first published in 1917, by the American novelist and muckraking journalist Upton Sinclair. It is a snapshot of the religious movements in the U.S. before its entry into World War I. In this book, Sinclair attacks institutionalized religion as a "source of income to parasites, and the natural ally of every form of oppression...
Keywords: christianity; religion; audiobook; librivox
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|The Art of Sitting|
The art of sitting (or something like it) is a fun look at unconventional ways of sitting. It plays with human sculpture, performance art, and social taboos.
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|A.Walk.To.Remember.2002 - Tito Klaus|
Keywords: Drama Romance
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|The Disappearance of Flight 412 - Cosmo|
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0071426/ Colonel Pete Moore (Glenn Ford) is commander of the Whitney Radar Test Group, which has been experiencing electrical difficulties aboard its aircraft. To ferret out the problem, he sends a four-man crew on Flight 412. Shortly into the test, the jet picks up three blips on radar, and subsequently, two fighters scramble and mysteriously disappear. At this point, Flight 412 is monitored and forced to land by Digger Control, a top-level, military intelligence gro...
Keywords: UFOs; Glenn Ford; Bradford Dillman
Downloads: 33,338 (8 reviews)
|Moby Dick, or the Whale - Herman Melville|
Librivox recording of Moby Dick, or the Whale, by Herman Melville. Read by Stewart Wills Few things, even in literature, can really be said to be unique -- but Moby Dick is truly unlike anything written before or since. The novel is nominally about the obsessive hunt by the crazed Captain Ahab of the book's eponymous white whale. But interspersed in that story are digressions, paradoxes, philosophical riffs on whaling and life, and a display of techniques so advanced for its time that some have ...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; literature
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